Director, The Law Center

Job description

Job Title Director, The Law Center
Job ID 996854
Location Wolfson Campus
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular

Job Details

Job Family
ADMIN - Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC)
$62,300- $77,875
The Law Center
Reports To
Dean of Academics
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Exempt - Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation

Job Summary

This position provides academic leadership, serves as an integral member of the College campus administrative teams, and works closely with Associate Deans, School Directors, Academic Deans and Campus Presidents. This is a Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College's District Board of Trustees.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares and maintains budgets
  • Resolves academic issues that may arise with faculty, staff, and students
  • Supervises the development and/ or revision of curricula, develops course schedules and faculty assignments
  • Hires, supervises, evaluates faculty/ personnel and instructional programs
  • Ensures effective implementation of the faculty advancement processes and provides program information
  • Provides training opportunities for employees
  • Provides opportunities for student success and/ or accessibility to courses and programs
  • Assures the availability of advisement services for students
  • Serves on campus and college-wide committees
  • Participates in the development and implementation of College policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Juris Doctor's degree awarded by an ABA accredited institution and must be in good standing within the Florida Bar or other State Bar
  • Experience working with and supervising Paralegals
  • All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Possess an in-depth understanding of paralegal education
  • Possess knowledge of ABA Guidelines and approval process
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office software applications and specific computer programs related to area of responsibility
  • Possess excellent organizational and communicative skills (Verbal and written)
  • Ability to effectively present information to groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to include evenings, weekends, and outreach locations
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff





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Posted: 3/24/2018
Application Due: 5/23/2018
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